Sientra pledges support as Sapphire Sponsor of Plastic Surgery The Meeting
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL – The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is proud to welcome Sientra, a leading medical aesthetics company, as a Sapphire Level sponsor of Plastic Surgery The Meeting, which takes place Sept. 20-23 in San Diego.
The premier educational and networking event for board-certified plastic surgeons across the world, Plastic Surgery The Meeting is attended by more than 3,000 plastic surgeons, trainees and other allied health professionals interested in translating the continuing medical education and information they receive into their practices to improve patient care and outcomes.
"Sientra has a long-standing commitment to patient safety and technological innovation," said Alan Matarasso, president of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. "We value their commitment to working exclusively with board-certified plastic surgeons and look forward to collaborating with them in San Diego."
Sientra is a diversified global medical aesthetics company and a leading partner to aesthetic physicians. The company has developed a broad portfolio of products with technologically differentiated characteristics, supported by independent laboratory testing and strong clinical trial outcomes.
"Sientra is proud to continue our support of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and look forward to joining the members at the meeting in San Diego," said Sientra Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Nugent. "A critical part of Sientra's Difference is the unique commitment to providing our products exclusively to board-certified plastic surgeons; where we are confident of achieving the highest outcomes."
Plastic Surgery The Meeting features the latest research, techniques and technology in cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. The ASPS Premier Support program provides industry partners with increased visibility, additional benefits and greater recognition for their support at Plastic Surgery The Meeting. Partnering with ASPS provides unprecedented opportunities to communicate and engage with aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgeons from around the world.
For more information, visit the Plastic Surgery The Meeting website.
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is the world's largest organization of board-certified plastic surgeons. Representing more than 8,000 member surgeons, the Society is recognized as a leading authority and information source on aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. ASPS comprises more than 93 percent of all board-certified plastic surgeons in the United States. Founded in 1931, the Society represents physicians certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery or The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. ASPS advances quality care to plastic surgery patients by encouraging high standards of training, ethics, physician practice and research in plastic surgery.
Sientra is a diversified global medical aesthetics company and a leading partner to aesthetic physicians. The Company offers a suite of products designed to make a difference in patients' lives by enhancing their body image, growing their self-esteem, and restoring their confidence. Sientra has developed a broad portfolio of products with technologically differentiated characteristics, supported by independent laboratory testing and strong clinical trial outcomes. The Company's Breast Products Segment includes its OPUS™ breast implants, the first fifth generation breast implants approved by the FDA for sale in the United States, its ground-breaking Allox2® breast tissue expander with patented dual-port and integral drain technology, and BIOCORNEUM® the #1 performing, preferred and recommended scar gel of plastic surgeons(*). The Company's miraDry Segment comprises its miraDry® system, which is approved for sale in over 40 international markets, and is the only non-invasive FDA-cleared device for the permanent reduction of underarm sweat, odor and hair of all colors.
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